Police Blotter, Oct. 22, 2014
The Park City Police Department on Sunday, Oct. 19 received a few calls in the early morning hours involving a fight or other unspecified problems.
The police responded to a report of a fight on the 600 block of Main Street at 1:31 a.m. The men involved were reported to be in front of a business. Security guards detained them, the police said. The Police Department classified the case as suspected disorderly conduct.
A little bit earlier, at 12:50 a.m., the police intervened in what were reported as several disorderly conduct cases and a suspected intoxication case on Main Street.
A case classified as disorderly conduct, meanwhile, was reported somewhere along Main Street at 4:10 p.m. Public police logs did not provide details.
A suspected intoxication case was reported at 1:47 a.m. on the 600 block of Main Street as well. Public police logs did not provide details.
Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:
On Sunday, Oct. 19 at 10:10 p.m., the police received a complaint from somewhere along Woodside Avenue that a dog was barking for an hour.
A cellphone was reported stolen on Daly Avenue at 6:45 p.m.
Someone found a wallet on Round Valley Drive and turned it in to the police. The case was logged at 5:14 p.m. The police indicated the owner was contacted to pick the wallet up.
A bicycle was reported to have been stolen along Lowell Avenue sometime before the 12:44 p.m. report to the police. The police were told the bicycle was removed from a rack on the back of a truck. The truck was in a garage at the time the bicycle disappeared, the police were told. The bicycle was taken the night before the police report.
A police officer at 12:29 p.m. gave a youngster a coupon for a Slurpee after seeing the child wearing a helmet while bicycling. The police sometimes give out Slurpee coupons after seeing a young person acting responsibly.
A dog was reported to be lost at 8:57 a.m., apparently on or close to the 300 block of Park Avenue. A police officer apparently located the dog while conducting a traffic stop nearby.
An officer on patrol along Solamere Drive reported canvassing the area for hunters inside the Park City limits. None were seen, the police said. The patrol was reported at 7:41 a.m.
Someone on the 1000 block of Park Avenue reported hearing fireworks at 1:56 a.m.
On Saturday. Oct. 18 at 11:57 a.m., a suspected drunken driving case was reported along Park Avenue. Public police logs did not provide details.
The police at 10:40 a.m. received a report of a car break-in along Silver King Drive. The break-in occurred the night before and unspecified items were taken, the police said. That night, at 10:45 p.m., the police were told there was a vehicle that seemed to be suspicious parked in the vicinity of the break-in.
At 12:51 a.m., a large bird was reported to be in a lane of traffic along S.R. 248. It was unclear from public police logs whether the bird was alive.
On Friday, Oct. 17 at 8:10 p.m., the police received a report of smoke coming from a Dumpster along Sullivan Road, a small street that borders City Park. The Park City Fire District was summoned.
Three electrical wires were reported to be hanging from a tree somewhere along Park Avenue at 2:54 p.m. The Fire District was also contacted.
On Thursday, Oct. 16 at 2:52 p.m., a disorderly conduct report was filed somewhere along Kearns Boulevard. Public police logs did not provide details.
The police at 10 a.m. received a complaint about a suspected fraud involving someone posing on the telephone as a representative of a utility company. The caller indicated a bill was not paid and the utility was scheduled to be turned off within hours, the police were told. The caller wanted a credit card number to pay the bill, the police said. The person who contacted the police was on Main Street.
On Wednesday, Oct. 15 at 11:22 p.m., the police received a report of someone seeing a "flashing beacon" in the vicinity of a ski lift. The person was on Lowell Avenue. The police were told people were also seen running down the mountain wearing headlights. Officers who investigated did not find anything suspicious.
At 9:50 p.m., the police were informed of a car with a camper parked on the side of the road along Marsac Avenue. The police were told it appeared people were camping.
The police at 11:03 a.m. received a report that six cards — apparently credit or other types of financial cards — were opened in the name of someone else. The person indicated they received letters stating credit was denied even though no applications were submitted, the police were told. The call was logged on Nail Driver Court.
On Tuesday, Oct. 14 at 5:04 p.m., a man was reported to be sleeping in a parking structure along Kearns Boulevard. The police said the circumstances were suspicious.
A suspected case of identity theft was reported on Trailside Court at 4:15 p.m. Public police logs did not provide details.
At 3:32 p.m., the police were told trash may have fallen out of a truck on the Mine Road. The trash could pose a traffic hazard, the police were told.
On Monday, Oct. 13 at 8:49 p.m., a bus was seen idling on Snow Creek Drive. The police were told it was the second straight night the bus was seen idling.
An assault was reported along Bonanza Drive at 7:33 p.m. Public police logs did not provide details.
At 11:53 a.m., a dog was seen locked in a vehicle on Lowell Avenue. A towing company was summoned.
At 9:52 a.m., a vehicle was reported to have been broken into on Three Kings Drive. Two cosmetic bags were taken, the police were told.
The police at 9:02 a.m., received a report of someone seeing what appeared to be drug paraphernalia in an alley behind a business along Main Street. The police said the circumstances were suspicious.
At 2:09 a.m., a loud party with people stomping was reported on Prospector Avenue. The police classified the case as disturbing the peace.
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